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E-book accessibility features

For further advice on changing text size, background colour, font colour or initiating read aloud functionality, please refer to the platform-specific advice in LibAnswers.

For advice as to changing text size, background colour, font colour or initiating read aloud functionality, please refer to the advice relating to the specific e-book platform:

 

EBSCOhost    

Full details as to accessibility functionality are available at https://help.ebsco.com/interfaces/eBooks_Audiobooks/FAQs/eBooks_FAQs/eBooks_Accessibility_FAQs

 

ProQuest EBook Central

Full details as to EBook Central accessibility functionality are available at http://ProQuest.libguides.com/ebookcentral/accessibility which also features an accessibility video

 

VLeBooks

The online reader allows for five different zoom levels in addition to the browser's standard zoom functionality.

The background colour can be set to eight different shades to aid dyslexic users.

More details as to VLeBooks accessibility functionality can be found at Accessibility Settings (please note that you need to be logged in to VLeBooks with your University username and password in order to see this page).

 

JSTOR

Full details as to accessibility functionality, accessibility policy and compliance are available at https://about.jstor.org/accessibility/

The document also contains a helpful WebAim accessibility overview